This research explores coaching practices in sales organizations. It identifies how organizations define sales coaching, and what activities and outcomes they assign to coaching initiatives. The research quantifies the prevalence and frequency of coaching activities, and management views of coaching’s importance to sales organization success. Lastly, the research identifies key challenges to implementing coaching, and best practice approaches for realizing return on sales coaching investments.
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